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Francesco Pupillo

Francesco Pupillo

Division Director, MAPIC Markets

Francesco Pupillo is the Director of a portfolio of events at RX France, a global leader in organizing B2B events covering 15 industries, including real estate, tech & digital, entertainment, and food service. Francesco joined RX France in 2009 as a Sales Director in the Real Estate division (MIPIM & MAPIC shows), before being appointed Deputy Director of MAPIC in 2016, and subsequently Director of the MAPIC portfolio (MAPIC, MAPIC ITALY in 2022).

Since July 2023, Francesco has also taken on the management of the tech events Big Data & AI Paris and the World Artificial Intelligence Cannes Festival as part of his portfolio.


Prior to joining RX, Francesco held various management positions in international retail brand development. He graduated from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan with a specialization in international business.


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